Free Press Journal
  • PM Narendra Modi departs for Russia for an informal summit Vladimir Putin

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday morning left for Russia’s Sochi for an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The informal summit between the two leaders, which, has a broad-based agenda on global and regional issues, is expected to see the discussions on global terrorism, situation in Afghanistan-Pakistan, Syria, Islamic State (IS).

  • Bastariya battalion of CRPF set to be inducted today

    RAIPUR : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will on Monday attend the commissioning of the much talked-about ‘Bastariya’ battalion of the CRPF, created for the first-time with more than 534 tribal youths from Chhattisgarh, here.

  • Cong accuses Modi of using petrol price as political tool, demands cut

    New Delhi : The Congress on Sunday alleged that prices of petroleum products were being used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi “as a tool” to benefit BJP during elections and demanded that the prices should stay at least at the level that prevailed during the Karnataka assembly elections.

  • Nipah virus identified in Kozhikode fever deaths

    Kozhikode/Thiruvananthapuram : The cause of death of two people, ostensibly suffering from fever, in Kozhikode has now been confirmed to be due to the Nipah virus (NiV), spread by fruit bats and causing severe disease in both animals and humans, a top official said on Sunday.

  • Talks will strengthen strategic ties: PM Modi

    New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed hope that his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin would further strengthen the ‘special and privileged’ strategic partnership between India and Russia.